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  • Job reference: RMS0191100

Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Bristol
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 21/02/2018
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
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    (21/03/18)
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The Role:
Our client has a number of key projects for Hinkley Point C in the pipeline and is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join them on a temp to perm basis.

You will be the first in the team, with the great opportunity to lead a growing team of which the end result should be in the region of 6-8.

You will be responsible for Mechanical Design tasks, which will include calculations by hand and using Mathcad on some exciting nuclear new build projects on Hinkley Point C.


Please note:
This role is on a temp to perm basis (initially 2-3 months contracting as a probation period (3 week notice) and then converted to a permanent employee (2 month notice period). Initially you will be paid on a weekly basis until converted over. This would be the ideal role for someone with 5 years experience with some supervisory skills (1-2 people) wanting to develop their career with the potential to eventually lead a team of around 8.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Degree qualified (B. Eng. Mechanical Engineering preferred)
Minimum of 5 years relevant experience
Demonstrate supervisory/managerial/lead engineer experience
Experience of some of the following:
- Solidworks
- AutoCAD
- FMEA
- FEA
- Finite Analysis
- Mathcad
Nuclear industry background preferred, Oil and Gas is also acceptable
Knowledge of ASME III and VIII
Manufacturing Experience

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